Ohio University

Special Education Partnership

Alexander School District

What is unique about Alexander School District?

  • Includes an elementary school that serves over 700 students in grades K- 6 and junior/high school that serves over 780 students in grades 7 -12
  • Inclusive classroom experiences
  • Services to students with a wide variety of educational needs including:
    • Multiple disabilities services
    • Sensory integration resources
    • Enrichment opportunities for accelerated learners

Opportunities for Candidates

  • Work with intervention specialists to assist in delivery specially designed instruction
  • Work with intervention specialist and general education teachers in inclusive learning environments
  • Develop and teach lessons that differentiate instruction for learners with a wide range of needs
  • Use pre- and post-assessment data to monitor learner growth and guide selection of instructional methods.
  • Experience assisting with, and creating, a variety of classroom activities
  • Observe, and be mentored by, experienced mentor teachers and Ohio University clinical educators Connect theory learned in OHIO methods classes to a clinical setting
  • Participate in research opportunities that can include using the Bug In The Ear (BITE) coaching technology to assist candidates when teaching.

Contact Information

Megan Karr
Faculty Liaison
mkarr@alexanderschools.org

Dr. Areej Ahmed
Faculty Coordinator
ahmeda@ohio.edu